Monday, August 3, 2020

Blessed Peter II of La Cava Biography – Feast Day: March 13 – Saint of the Day

Blessed Peter II of La Cava Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date


Peter II of La Cava, Monk was born on 12th Century in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: 13 March 1208 in Santissima Trinita monastery, Cava dei Tirreni, Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on March 13.
The Memorial of Blessed Peter II of La Cava – Saint of the Day Biography

Blessed Peter II, Monk Profile

Date of Birth 12th Century
Country of Birth Italy of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Monks who became Saints
Profession Monk
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death 13 March 1208
Place of Death Santissima Trinita monastery, Cava dei Tirreni, Italy
Feast Day March 13
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius XI (cultus confirmation) on 16 May 1928
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Blessed Peter II Biography

Blessed Peter II of La Cava was born in the 12th century in Italy. He was a Benedictine monk at Santissima Trinita monastery, Cava Dei Tirreni, Salerno, Campania, Italy under the leadership of Blessed Benincasa.

He was the head of the Monks of the house in 1195. Peter obtained the support of Emperor Henry VI for the house. Involved in the region’s politics of the day. He established the hospice of Vietri Sul mare in 1202.

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Blessed Peter II Death

Blessed Peter died on 13 March 1208 at Santissima Trinita monastery, Cava dei Tirreni, Italy. He died of natural causes

His body was then buried in the Arsicia cave crypt near the monastery. Blessed Peter’s relics were then transferred to the chapel of Santi Padri at La Cava abbey on 20 October 1675.

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